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  • Why the World Isn't Flat

    Why the World Isn't Flat

    BY PANKAJ GHEMAWAT | FEBRUARY 14, 2007 Ideas will spread faster, leaping borders. Poor countries will have immediate access to information that was once restricted to the industrial world and traveled only slowly, if at all, beyond it. Entire electorates will learn things that once only a few bureaucrats knew.

    Essay Length: 2,761 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: November 16, 2012
  • Why Turnover Is Expensive for Businesses

    Why Turnover Is Expensive for Businesses

    Why Turnover is Expensive for Businesses Why Turnover is Expensive for Businesses Many managers never realize the full importance of employee retention. They normally have a specified set of objectives to hit or maintain. Most managers are usually only concerned with ensuring their department delivers the objectives that affect their

    Essay Length: 1,068 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 31, 2013
  • Why Unions Should Not Be Involved Labor Management Cooperation Programs

    Why Unions Should Not Be Involved Labor Management Cooperation Programs

    INSIDE THE CIRCLE--PG 23, 31, 85 The cooperation strategy is an endorsement of joint decision making at the plant level. The purpose is to improve company performance via increased efficiency and productivity, higher product quality, and better supplier/customer services. There are three different types of labor-relations strategies: union-avoidance, mixed, and

    Essay Length: 3,112 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: April 8, 2012
  • Widget Production Executive Summary

    Widget Production Executive Summary

    Widget Production Executive Summary The operations management process of Taylor Inc. needs evaluation in order to assist in maximizing labor productivity. In order to recommend an alternative management technique a cost-benefit matrix, listed below, evaluates the current Widget assembly line along with two alternatives. Cost-Benefit Matrix Current Alternative 1 Alternative

    Essay Length: 622 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 6, 2011
  • Wifi in Brussels' Public Transport

    Wifi in Brussels' Public Transport

    Introduction This report will provide advice from Consultrade B.V., a consultancy consisting of students of Zuyd University and specialized in innovative business skills. The advice will be on an innovation of added value for Brussels' community. To come to the above mentioned objective, a creativity session has been organized and

    Essay Length: 3,767 Words / 16 Pages
    Submitted: January 4, 2013
  • Wild Water Case

    Wild Water Case

    In terms of its macroenvironment, Wild Water is being affected by the natural aspect of the climate where it can only operate in certain times of the year, as well as in terms of its laws and regulations, Wild Water is obligated to abide by all laws and make updates

    Essay Length: 767 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 25, 2013
  • Wilde Water Gets Soaked

    Wilde Water Gets Soaked

    Wild Water Gets Soaked- Case 2 1. Imagine that you are a management consultant hired by the Salernos to help them navigate the choppy water ahead. First describe the elements of the microenvironment ahead competitive environment that affect Wild Water now. Then describe elements that you anticipate will affect the

    Essay Length: 851 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 28, 2012
  • Wilkerson Case

    Wilkerson Case

    3. Wilkerson currently uses a traditional volume-based, full absorbing cost system. Each unit of product cost consists of direct material, direct labor, and manufacturing overhead costs which are allocated based on direct labor cost at a 300% rate. The factory cost flow diagram is shown below. Total Manufacturing Overhead: 806,000

    Essay Length: 548 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: December 7, 2011
  • Wilkerson Case

    Wilkerson Case

    The purpose of this report is discussing the case of Wilkerson Company that confronting tough competition in price cutting in pumps which caused to a big drop of pre-tax operating income from 10% to 3%. After observing the existing costing allocation, we found out there is an issue on the

    Essay Length: 2,373 Words / 10 Pages
    Submitted: January 15, 2012
  • Will and Trust

    Will and Trust

    One of the most important things you will do in your lifetime is preparing for your death. This is one thing that can split families and cause a lot of problems if a will and/or trust are not done to let people know what your wishes are after your passing.

    Essay Length: 571 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: May 3, 2013
  • Will Segway Be Successful Based on Marketing?

    Will Segway Be Successful Based on Marketing?

    A likely first reaction to this question may be; does Segway engage in any marketing? Merriam-Webster defines marketing as; "the process or technique of promoting, selling, and distributing a product or service." After several hours exploring Segway.com and various other websites the answer to both questions could be, yes. There

    Essay Length: 885 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: July 30, 2012
  • Willy Bro

    Willy Bro

    Imagine 100,000 soldiers bravely march into the south on the Atlanta campaign of 1864. Knowing this is one of the final battles of the Civil War. Every one of them willing to sacrifice their lives' for total victory. The man holding their lives in his hand was Brigadier General William

    Essay Length: 971 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: February 1, 2012
  • Wilson Sporting Goods

    Wilson Sporting Goods

    Wilson is the leading manufacturer of sports equipment. There are three areas of the business; they are racquet sports, team sports, and golf. They are headquartered in Chicago. IL and employs over 1,600 people. Wilson Sporting Goods tennis equipment is what I am going to use to describe the marketing

    Essay Length: 715 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 4, 2013
  • Wimax Technology

    Wimax Technology

    WiMAX Naveen M B, Nidhish N, Prasanna M, Varun V INDEX * Introduction * Why WiMAX * Applications * WiMAX Spectrum Allocation and Standardization * PHY Layer Details * Randomizer * Forward Error Correction * Interleaver * Constellation Mapping * Frequency Processing * Time Processing * Pulse Shaping Filter *

    Essay Length: 3,660 Words / 15 Pages
    Submitted: August 15, 2011
  • Winco's Project Plan

    Winco's Project Plan

    Winco's Project Plan Business Need/Problem/Solution The need for Winco is to have a real-Time Customer Support system online. Currently Winco has customers e-mail with comments and questions. This can take up to 96 hours before the customer will hear back from Winco. This sometimes is an issue if customers have

    Essay Length: 929 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: September 25, 2011
  • Wine Analysis

    Wine Analysis

    Denmark Market Analysis Denmark is located on the northern tip of the European mainland. It has a population of 5.6 million people. The legal age limit to buy wine is 16 years of age. 83% of the population is over 16 years of age. Denmark is a growing wine market.

    Essay Length: 3,127 Words / 13 Pages
    Submitted: March 1, 2016
  • Wine Industry

    Wine Industry

    Dear Wine-tasting Club Member, I am taking this opportunity to write you about the current American wine production industry and steps as how we can deal to promote the American wine that can boost the industry and create more jobs in America. From ages wine has been part of daily

    Essay Length: 505 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: January 11, 2012
  • Wine Production in Chile

    Wine Production in Chile

    Wine production in Chile dates back more than 400 years. Its South American climate provides ideal conditions for growing rootstock (Chilean vineyards yield twice as much grapes per hectare than European vineyards do.) This expertise formed a brand name, which still today makes this wine best known for finest quality.

    Essay Length: 476 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: September 14, 2011
  • Winning by Jack Welch

    Winning by Jack Welch

    Winning By Jack Welch Section 2 - Your Company In case you don't know Jack Welch, he worked at GE for 40 years. He retired in 2001 as chairman and CEO. This book has 3 main sections, Your Company, Your Competition and Your Career. I'm providing a brief look at

    Essay Length: 1,671 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: May 14, 2012
  • Wireless Carrier Located in Michigan - Survey Case

    Wireless Carrier Located in Michigan - Survey Case

    Introduction The department I chose to study is the customer care department of a wireless carrier located in Michigan. This is a call center environment and the company employs 250+ representatives at this particular location. In the customer care department there are representatives, supervisors, four associate directors and one head

    Essay Length: 3,335 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: July 10, 2012
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